Book Sales

Book Sale Tomorrow!

Book Sale Tomorrow!

Our last Saturday Sale of 2016 is tomorrow! This will be a great time to stock up on holiday gifts for all the book and music lovers in your life. We’ll have lots of fiction, non-fiction, foreign language, and children’s books for sale. We’ve also had a small but quality donation of comic books! Come […]

Book Sale Tomorrow!

Book Sale Tomorrow!

Our Septemeber Book Sale is tomorrow! We have over 200 boxes of books available for sale, and nothing will cost more than $2! We have fiction, non-fiction, children’s and YA books, movies, music, foreign language books, and more. All items for sale are priced $2 and below from 10am – 11:45am. From noon – 2pm, […]

Join us on the patio on Sunday September 11

In addition to our monthly book sale on September 17, we will also hold a small book sale on Sunday, September 11. Join us on the patio in front of the Central Park Library from 1pm – 3:30pm to buy cookbooks, classics, history books, and more! This is another great way to support the Santa […]

Books for school summer reading

Books for school summer reading

If you have a child in middle or high school, they probably have a list of suggested – or required – books to read over the summer. We reach out to the local middle and high schools to get those lists; then we put those books on their own cart just outside the bookstore door […]

June Book Sale Today!

June Book Sale Today!

Our June book sale is today at Central Park library! Join us from 10am – 2pm to buy all kinds of books. We have loads of children’s, fiction, computer books, and more in the Margie Edinger room. We hope to see you there!

Book Sale Tomorrow!

Our May book sale is tomorrow, May 21. Please join us: in the Redwood Room, where we will have 300+ boxes of books, from 10am – 2pm. From 10am – 11:45am, books, movies, and music are individually priced From 12pm – 2pm, all items are $5 per grocery bag. Doors open at 9am if you’re […]

Where the money goes

Where the money goes

Have you ever wondered what we do with the money we make at our book sales? We take it, and twice a year, we grant out part of it to the librarians for some amazing programs and projects. Below is what the librarians asked for this spring.   None of these would be funded without […]

Tomorrow is the April Saturday Sale

Our April Book Sale is this weekend! We’ll have over 300 boxes of books for sale, full of computer, kids, foreign language, and fiction books for you to peruse. This month, we got a large donation of DVDs and VCDs in Asian languages, including Cantonese, Mandarin, and Japanese. If you want a movie in one of […]

Book Sale Saturday

Book Sale Saturday

  It’s time for our March Saturday Sale! This Saturday, we’ll have around 300 boxes of books for sale, including children’s books, foreign language books, and all kinds of music and movies. All proceeds go to support programs at the Santa Clara City Libraries! We hope to see you there!

Our partner, helping literacy

Our partner, helping literacy

Y’all donate a lot of books to us. Thank you! We do our best to get every single book to a good home: either in the library or to another book lover outside the library. But sometimes, despite our best efforts, we’re unable to match that book with a buyer. That’s where Better World Books […]